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combat acid attack on teeth

Combat acid attack on teeth

Our teeth work hard throughout life and don’t get much of a rest. They endure incredible forces as they chew and grind our food. The hard-protective layer on the outer…

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whiter teeth

Tips to get whiter teeth

As a hygienist, most of my patients are constantly asking for tips to get whiter teeth. Unfortunately, it’s not a simple answer. It depends on the type of stain or…

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Cancer and oral care

Cancer and Oral Care

Cancer is renowned for the devastating effect it can have on the human body but what most people don’t know is that cancer and the subsequent treatments can also have…

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Fluoride in chocolate?

Is Chocolate the new Fluoride?

Not just yet, but it could be! Fluoride and our oral health Fluoride is commonly known as the stuff in toothpaste that helps our teeth to stay strong. What many…

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sleep apnea device

Sleep apnoea…what’s it all about?

Apnoea or apnea is Latin, meaning ‘breathless’ or wanting to breathe. It is a sleep disorder that affects 34% of Australians. During sleep apnoea, airflow to the lungs stops from…

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Oral B power brush

Brushing with Oral B Oscillation changes the life of your teeth.

How healthy are your teeth? As a Hygienist for may years I have seen how the Oral B oscillation power toothbrush has changed the course of people’s oral health. Gum…

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healthy teeth for life

Keep your smile for life

Did you know there are over 600 species of plaque growing in your mouth? These bacteria grow around and between our teeth and gums and, if not removed, may lead…

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sensitive teeth

Sensitive teeth

Sensitive teeth are a common problem and has been extensively studied by researchers over the years. Teeth react to stimuli received by the nerve in the tooth. Often teeth will…

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GLA:D Program

GLA:D® Australia

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common lifestyle disease in individuals 65 years of age and older, but can also affect individuals as young as 30 years of age. Characterised by…

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